Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch (24) runs against the Los Angeles Rams during the first half of an NFL preseason football game in Oakland, Calif. The Oakland Raiders are no longer mired in mediocrity thanks to quarterback Derek Carr, who has newfound security in both a shiny $125 million contract and in unretired running back Marshawn Lynch with him in the backfield.
Olson and Chapman are cornerstones of the A’s future and they’ve produced as rookies this season, so they aren’t moving anywhere, which is why 25-year-old slugger Ryon Healy has been bumped to the DH role (along with his defensive struggles).
Ward, 30, has a history with Bucs director of player personnel John Spytek, who was with the Browns’ front office when Cleveland drafted Ward in 2010; Spytek also worked as a scout for the Broncos from 2013 to 2015 before joining the Bucs.
In 14 games last season, Ward registered 87 combined tackles (69 solo), eight pass breakups, three forced fumbles, an interception and a sack. In the Broncos’ Super Bowl 50 win over the Carolina Panthers, Ward had an interception and a fumble recovery.
In training camp this year, he dealt with hamstring issues that kept him out of the preseason. The Broncos had also drafted two safeties in Cheap Team Baseball Jerseys 2016 — Justin Simmons, who did not miss a single tackle last season, according Cheap Soccer Jerseys For Sale to Pro Football Focus, and Will Parks.